My Pieces in Online Publications Up Until Now

Sometimes, I try to share with people my pieces to help them conjure up the image of me as a good writer.  No, not really.  I honestly want more people to see my work and give me their thoughts.  I desire to grow as a writer and I know that I need constructive criticism. So,Continue reading “My Pieces in Online Publications Up Until Now”

Hindsight is 20/20 (Being Healthy is Better Than Being “Body Positive” for Me)

As a much younger man, I smoked a bit, drank enough, and rarely, if ever, stepped a foot inside of a gym.  Although as a child, I enjoyed running outside like many children and enjoyed working out with weights as a teenager, most people would never call me athletic.  It may be an odd thing:Continue reading “Hindsight is 20/20 (Being Healthy is Better Than Being “Body Positive” for Me)”

Love Breaks Through (Julia, It Is From You)

Once upon a time, I dared to hang on to hate Pride, hurt, and arrogance kept my path going this way Not desiring to open my heart, I slipped deeper into the black Foolish and ignorant, I could not be shown what it was that I lacked   Oddly enough, even when one desires theContinue reading “Love Breaks Through (Julia, It Is From You)”

Get Beauty Below the Surface

via Daily Prompt: Surface I am amazed at how many times that I have met someone who has an outward beauty that may knock a person sideways, but their heart appears to be filled with an ugliness so chilling.  It is as if no one ever told them that what is on the inside isContinue reading “Get Beauty Below the Surface”